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Postcolonial constructions

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Published by Rodopi in Amsterdam, Atlanta .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Joyce, James, -- 1882-1941 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Masculinity in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Other titlesMasculinities in Joyce, Masculinities in Joyce :
    Statementedited by Christine van Boheemen-Saaf and Colleen Lamos.
    SeriesEuropean Joyce studies -- 10
    ContributionsBoheemen, Christine van., Lamos, Colleen.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination262 p. ;
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18343406M
    ISBN 109042012765

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